Somali MP calls for inclusion of minorities in power sharing

A member of parliament at federal level has called upon the government of President Hassan Sheikh Mohmaud to include minority groups in power sharing government.

Mohamed Mohamud Ibrahim who spoke to Radio Dalsan on Thursday in Mogadishu said there are several Somali minority groups in the country that do not have representation in the government.

He said those from minority times have not been give chance at national level especially in the parliament since the collapse of the central government in early 1990s.

The Member of Parliament added that more than 65 members of parliament have signed document expected to be submitted in the house in support of allocating more seats to minority tribes in the recuperating state.

Honrouble Ibrahim said he is confident that the next government will cutter for the needs of minority groups in the country as far as political representation is concerned.